We couldn’t be any prouder of our young KAEFER professionals: In the summer of this year, Thomas Oldsen completed his training as Bremen's best industrial insulator after a shortened training period of two instead of three years.
KAEFER Energy was awarded with the ‘Lean Prize 2019’ at this year's Lean Network Conference. Bård Bjørshol, CEO, explains “KAEFER Energy's priority task is to create added value for our customers with the help of our employees. Our competitiveness has been strengthened significantly, in parallel with HSE, productivity, precision and quality. I want to thank all employees. Together, we create added value for our customers and ourselves by working smart and safe while delivering good quality and achieving plans in a cost-effective way.”. KAEFER Energy is on its way to reaching the goal of becoming the best company for both customers and employees.
HSE experts from 13 countries met in Amsterdam to further strengthen our HSE community, exchange ideas and learn from each other. This year's topics: KAEFER workwear, Rope Access, International Travel Risk Management and Health Management. Thomas Eickhoff, Head of Corporate HSE: “It was an excellent meeting, with well-chosen topics. It showed once again that we as an international team are growing closer together and that makes me very proud”. We are already looking forward to the next HSE Council meeting in 2020!
Register now for the KAEFER CUI Masterclass “Old Lessons & New Insights” from 18-19 November in Amsterdam. The intensive 2-day course with experienced trainers, based on the proven concept of Dr. Stefan Winnik, will equip you with the latest findings and research on CUI. Make use of the promo code “KAEFER” (CAPS sensitive) and feel free to share it with colleagues & clients. We’d be happy to see you in Amsterdam!
Opening up new vistas while having fun = KAEFER Trophy. Now in its 7th year, the event in Bremen, Germany, invites local pupils from grade 9 and 10 to compete against each other in a football and beach volleyball tournament. In between, the 250 participants got to experience different trades from our industry first hand by trying little tasks and speaking to current apprentices. It's agreat way to present skilled trades to young people and not miss out on the fun part. Read more here
All good things come in threes! In its third attempt, the KAEFER trio is finally at the top of the podium and wins the Bremen city triathlon in the category ‘company relay’. With swimmer Nina, who swam the 500m in outstanding 09:22 min., cyclist Tobias, who tore off the 20Km in 30:17 min. and with runner Andre, who gave everything up to the end and conquered the 5Km in 21:44 min., the trio brought the start number 1 duly to the finish, with a remarkable lead of 3:53 min. What a great team effort! Congratulations!
Great job from our colleagues at KAEFER in South Africa, who renovated the library of the Batlhalerwa High School in Shongoane, Ga Monyeki Township in Limpopo, South Africa and provided furniture. It will be handed over next week and will hopefully enable many people to enjoy reading and studying. Take a look at the before and after pictures…
Last month, a group of colleagues from KAEFER KOSTEC in Peru participated in a running event to raise money to support professional athletes. Our team supported 14-year-old taekwondo athlete Adjani del Aguila who represented Peru at the 2019 Taekwondo Pan American Games in Portland, USA in June. Adjani came in second place! We are very happy to have helped a little to make her dream as an athlete become reality.
We are KAEFER. And our mission is clear: To be the most reliable and efficient provider of technical industrial services. In order to succeed, KAEFER empowers its employees – and the employees empower KAEFER. We underline this focus by launching a new slogan for KAEFER. The slogan becomes our new pivotal message. A promise that KAEFER stands for:
Twelve employees of KAEFER KOSTEC took part in the "Life Lima 42K" running event, raising money for professional Peruvian athletes, allowing them to pursue their goals. By running 10k each, our colleagues supported Adjani del Águila. She is a taekwondo player and gold medalist from Pucallpa, who will represent Peru at the Taekwondo Pan American Games 2019 in Portland, USA in June. Good luck Adjani!
Find out what KAEFER colleagues all over the world are doing with regards to Sustainability and learn more about KAEFER’s approach regarding Compliance, Health & Safety, environmental performance, training, diversity as well as many other topics. Enjoy reading.
Equinor awards a contract for services within insulation, scaffolding and surface treatment on the Johan Sverdrup field to KAEFER Energy AS. Awarded under an already existing framework agreement for operations, the contract has an estimated value of more than NOK 700 million (79,5 million EUR). This includes both ordinary operations and maintena...
KAEFER in Kuwait celebrated 10 million man-hours without LTI. This great milestone covers more than 6 years of work with enormous challenges such as temperatures ranging from 45 °C in summer to 0 °C in winter. This would not have been possible without the HSE team’s continuous efforts to create & maintain a sustainable safety culture on all sites and of course the commitment and support of the management and all employees. We are very proud & thank all employees for their dedication and commitment towards a safe working environment.
Our team of KAEFER Montage in Leipzig, Germany were awarded the "Safety Award 2018" by Total-Raffinerie Mitteldeutschland. The award was presented by Bernard Pinatel, President Refining & Chemical TOTAL, and Prime Minister of Saxony-Anhalt, Dr. Reiner Haselhoff. The KAEFER team is convincing with outstanding, valuable and safety-conscious work on a daily basis. Congratulations to our team in Leuna and all employees at the Leipzig location.
KAEFER in Saudi Arabia has been awarded a significant contract for scaffolding works at the Ras Tanura Refinery by our client TECNICAS REUNIDAS. The 'Ras Tanura Refinery Clean Fuels and Aromatics Project' is an upgrade project to Saudi Aramco's refinery to comply with expected future environmental regulations. During the past years, KAEFER in Saudi Arabia has already executed several important projects at the Ras Tanura Refinery for different clients. This new project started in April and is expected to run until September 2020.
Congratulations to our French colleagues who demonstrated our safety culture by winning second place at the 'Challenge Sécurité Entreprises' during the ADISSEO Roussillon shutdown. A big hand and huge thanks to the team for their daily safety engagement!
Two experienced site managers from KAEFER Industrie in Germany conducted a 1-week training course on "Insulating with polyurethane foam (PU foam)" for apprentices in their 3rd year of vocational training. The participants were able to learn both theoretical knowledge and practical skills - from preparing a sheet metal jacket for refrigeration pipes to its assembly and finally, foaming of the pipes. This important and fun training is to take place again next year. A big hand to the site managers for their commitment and dedication!